55713 : WordPress Login Error Message Account Enumeration
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2009-07-08
Time to Vendor Response
6 days

Description

WordPress contains a flaw that may lead to an unauthorized information disclosure.  The issue is triggered by different responses to failed logins for nonexistent and valid accounts, which will disclose valid usernames to a remote attacker.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Impact: Loss of Confidentiality
Solution: Solution Unknown
Exploit: Exploit Public
Disclosure: Vendor Verified
OSVDB: Web Related

Solution

OSVDB is not aware of a solution for this vulnerability.

Products

WordPress
WordPress
2.8

References

Tools & Filters

5096

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 5.0
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2009-07-13 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_0 Availability_impact_0

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